Recent Articles in ‘Outdoor Living’

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Outdoor living with indoor style

Forget CHEAP plastic chairs, coolers and tacky lanterns — stylish patios and decks now have all the comforts of home

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Polish the deck

Freshen up Your outdoor living space with this mix of stylish seats and sets

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Artistic spark

The Carbon furniture designed by Maxwell Newhouse brings the outdoors into the living space

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Patio living

There is a wealth of choice to help turn outdoor space into an extension of the home.

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Outdoor living

A utilitarian backyard is transformed into an attractive space that invites full enjoyment of this vital extension of the home.

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Pool Persuasion

Whether for laps, games or a place to sit, today’s swimming pools often resemble backyard resorts.

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Patio Playtime

Colour and comfort, function and flexibility will turn the outdoors into stunning living areas this summer.

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Back Yard Living

Deck designer Paul Lafrance likes to think outside the box and stretch his clients’ imaginations when it comes to their outdoor living space.

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Condo balconies an extension of home space

In years past, they’ve sometimes been ignored, under utilized and relegated to being used for storage.

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Crank up the colour for outdoor spaces

Plants, cushions, bold accents among effective, inexpensive solutions for breathing new life into outdoor spaces

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Create A Room With A View

Take the inside out and make the perfect spot to entertain or just relax

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Outdoor Oasis

From barbecuing to billiards, putting practice to surround sound, there are so many ways to expand the enjoyment of your own backyard

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Gifts for Green Thumbs

There are things I know for sure that gardeners love getting for Christmas.

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Cone Flower Power

Plant breeders have been generating an Echinacea revolution, giving us cone flowers in an amazing spectrum of colours.

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Fire Up the Grill

The kettle-style barbecue of old is still around, but competing with this classic is a vast selection of grills and accessories that will entice you to ‘get outside and cook.’